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 Brookhaven National Laboratory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brookhaven National Laboratory, is a national laboratory located in Upton, New York on Long Island, and was formally established in 1947 at the site of Camp Upton, a former U.S. Army base.
Summer Sundays 2005 tour at Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven is operated for the United States Department of Energy by Brookhaven Science Associates.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brookhaven_National_Laboratory   (213 words)

  
 About Brookhaven
Brookhaven National Laboratory's role for the DOE is to produce excellent science and advanced technology with the cooperation, support, and appropriate involvement of our scientific and local communities.
One of ten national laboratories overseen and primarily funded by the Office of Science of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies and national security.
Established in 1947 on Long Island, Upton, New York, Brookhaven is a multi-program national laboratory operated by Brookhaven Science Associates for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
www.bnl.gov /bnlweb/about_BNL.asp   (677 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory
At Brookhaven National Laboratory, the report was also discussed and public comment was taken on related issues at public meetings, comments periods, briefings of elected officials and civic associations, and roundtables related to the Sewage Treatment Plant and development of a Future Land Use plan.
Brookhaven National Laboratory encompasses approximately 906 hectares (2,265 acres), and is located on Long Island in Upton, New York, approximately 120 kilometers (75 miles) from New York City.
The Office of Energy Research is the landlord at the Brookhaven National Laboratory and is assumed to remain in this capacity for the duration of this estimate.
web.em.doe.gov /bemr96/brnl.html   (3525 words)

  
 Brookhaven 1958 Video Game - DOE Research and Development (R&D) Accomplishments
Back then, Brookhaven had visitors days in the fall, and thousands of people came to tour the Lab and see exhibits set up in the gymnasium.
It was part of this 1958 display at Brookhaven.
In 1948 He came to BNL to work in the Instrumentation Division, and was division head from 1951 to 1968.
www.osti.gov /accomplishments/videogame.html   (1105 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory
Located at the center of Long Island, Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is one of the nation's leading scientific research laboratories.
BNL encourages exchanges of personnel between the Laboratory and industry, as well as cost shared cooperative research efforts with industry.
The Laboratory' multidisciplinary programs, staff, and unique research facilities have fostered a worldwide reputation.
www.federallabs.org /servlet/FLCLPRODisplayServlet?wLPROID=1112   (491 words)

  
 Long-Life Rechargeable Batteries 01-02
Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies.
Brookhaven National Laboratory scientists James Reilly, Gordana Adzic, John Johnson, Thomas Vogt, and James McBreen have developed a new metal alloy that could greatly improve the performance of rechargeable batteries.
For more Brookhaven science news, see Laboratory News.
www.pnl.gov /energyscience/01-02/ws.htm   (1018 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory - Bernice Petersen
She is the former editor of the Brookhaven Bulletin, a publication of the Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Brookhaven is a multidisciplinary laboratory supported by the federal government, where scientists from every corner of the globe engage in fundamental and applied research in the physical and life sciences.
Looking at this Laboratory from the outside, we see, of course, a collection of distinguished scientists and many of us come to visit them.
www.worldandi.com /specialreport/1988/april/Sa13620.htm   (298 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory
BNL is also the site of two BES supported user facilities -- the National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS) and the High Flux Beam Reactor (HFBR).
Associate Laboratory Director for BES - Richard Osgood
BNL scientists are among the world leaders in neutron and X-ray scattering applied to a wide variety of research problems such as high-temperature superconductivity, magnetism, structural and phase transformations in solids, and polymeric conductors.
www.sc.doe.gov /production/bes/besac/BNL4.htm   (938 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, Suffolk County, New York
Brookhaven National Laboratory functions as a design, construction, and operations center for large research facilities such as particle accelerators, nuclear reactors, and synchrotron storage rings for research in high-energy and nuclear physics, chemistry, biology, and energy-related life and environmental sciences.
Funds budgeted for environmental restoration under the IAG at the Brookhaven National Laboratory total $18.4 million of appropriated funding for FY 97 ($3.3 million was from prior year unobligated funds) and $22.0 million for FY 98 according to the request in the President's Budget.
DOE, EPA Region II, and the State of New York executed the IAG for Brookhaven National Laboratory on February 28, 1992.
web.em.doe.gov /cercla97/bnl.html   (557 words)

  
 Brookhaven Lab Begins Boron Neutron Capture Clinical Trials to Treat Glioblastoma Multiforme
The U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory has begun a multi-patient clinical trial of an experimental treatment for brain tumors.Called boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT), the treatment is being tried on glioblastoma multiforme, an especially virulent type of brain cancer that affects about 7,000 Americans each year.
Brookhaven National Laboratory carries out basic and applied research in physical, biomedical and environmental sciences and in selected energy technologies.
BNCT was pioneered at Brookhaven in the 1950s, and the Laboratory built a small nuclear reactor specifically to test the therapy.
neurosurgery.mgh.harvard.edu /brookhav.htm   (732 words)

  
 TVDG Home Page
The NASA Space Radiation Laboratory at Brookhaven National Laboratory studies the effects of relativistic heavy ions on cells and animals.
Brookhaven National Laboratory's Tandem Van de Graaff Accelerator Facility
Since 1986 one of the accelerators (MP-7) serves as the heavy ion injector for the Brookhaven synchrotrons (AGS Booster, AGS, and eventually for RHIC - the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider).
tvdg10.phy.bnl.gov   (1122 words)

  
 Partner Labs--BNL
(BNL) is responsible for the accumulator ring structure, which bunches and intensifies the ion beam for delivery onto the mercury target to produce the pulsed neutron beams.
The intense H- beam from the linac must be compressed more than 1000 times to produce the extremely short, sharp bunch of neutrons needed for optimal neutron-scattering research.
The Spallation Neutron Source is managed by UT-Battelle, LLC, for the US Department of Energy.
www.sns.gov /partnerlabs/bnl.htm   (168 words)

  
 BioSpace News for Brookhaven National Laboratory
Three new enzyme studies at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have yielded a new strategy for blocking infection by human adenovirus.
Pushing the concept of "survival of the fittest" to the extreme, scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed strains of bacteria able to live in harsh environments while chowing down on carbon-rich materials such as coal.
Brookhaven National Laboratory News from The BioSpace Beat
www.acor.org /drugs/pipeline/companies/news/old/3867.news.orig   (694 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven National Laboratory News from The BioSpace Beat
Established in 1947, Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is a multidisciplinary laboratory located in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, operated under contract with the U. Department of Energy.
BNL is a basic research laboratory and facility with expertise in the development, fabrication and maintenance of large-scale facilities such as the National Synchrotron Light Source, Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope, PET, MRI and SPECT instruments.
www.acor.org /drugs/pipeline/companies/3867.profile   (746 words)

  
 Science, Technology -- Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven is one of the nation's leading scientific research laboratories.
BNL is intended primarily for groups of 15 or more.
With an initial mission to carry out research on the peaceful aspects of nuclear science, BNL has since broadened its scope to seek new knowledge in such fields as physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, medicine, oceanography, atmospheric sciences, and energy technology.
www.fieldtrip.com /ny/62822345.htm   (368 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory Risk Flyer
BNL activities provide support to DOE Headquarters, NREL and Sandia to ensure that their own facilities and those of their contractors are operated in an environmentally responsible manner.
BNL supports the DOE Office of Fossil Energy in a research effort to characterize human health and ecological risks associated with the discharge of naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM), heavy metals, and organics to coastal and offshore waters during oil and gas production.
BNL supports the DOE Office of Fossil Energy in an assessment of the potential human health risks associated with the ingestion of mercury emitted from coal fired power plants.
www.external.ameslab.gov /risk/BNL.html   (1313 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory on Encyclopedia.com
Brookhaven National Laboratory Selects the CEM Odyssey System for SARS Research.
Brookhaven Lab, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Team Jointly Win Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer.
(cold fusion experiments by Brookhaven National Laboratory scientists)
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/BrookhavL1ab.asp   (356 words)

  
 Solar Neutrinos
The BNL Solar Neutrino Group participated in GALLEX at the underground Gran Sasso National Laboratory in Italy, where 30 tons of gallium in the form of a 100-ton aqueous solution of gallium trichloride served as the target; SAGE at the Baksan Neutrino Observatory in Russia instead used 57 tons of liquid gallium metal.
The field of solar neutrino research had its birth in the BNL Chemistry Department, where Raymond Davis and colleagues developed a radiochemical method to separate and detect the few radioactive atoms formed by capture of solar neutrinos in a huge target.
The results of this experiment revealed a "solar neutrino problem": The number of measured solar neutrinos was only about one-third of the value predicted from solar theory (note that popular accounts are available on the Web about the development of the field of solar neutrino research).
www.chemistry.bnl.gov /sn   (1670 words)

  
 Brookhaven National Laboratory
Established after WWII, Brookhaven was founded as part of the Department of Energy's nuclear and weapons systems lab complex, though its mission has changed over the years to include more research with commercial applications.
A diversified federal RandD lab, involved in energy research, biomedical research and environmental science research, and one of the major particle accelerator facilities in the country.
ludb.clui.org /ex/i/NY3126   (123 words)

  
 Congressional Reaction: Brookhaven National Laboratory
Congressional Reaction: Brookhaven National Laboratory Earlier this month, Department of Energy Secretary Federico Pena terminated the management contract with Associated Universities Inc.
Pena replied that the former Brookhaven management had not resolved "well documented," long-term problems, with a complete breakdown of community trust and confidence in the lab's management.
Other senior personnel are being brought to Brookhaven while DOE conducts the search for a new contractor over the next six months.
www.aip.org /enews/fyi/1997/fyi97.066.htm   (395 words)

  
 Welcome to the SSN Division at BNL!
The Safeguards, Safety and Nonproliferation (SSN) Division at Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research and development and provides technical support in the areas of nonproliferation and national security.
Brookhaven Science Associates and The United States Department of Energy
SSN facilities include a classified document repository, the SSN LIBRARY, a laboratory for nuclear detector development, electronic and mechanical assembly facilities, a machine shop, a laser laboratory, bioassay laboratories, and other laboratories for Raman LIDAR and optical sensing systems.
www.dne.bnl.gov /ssn   (196 words)

  
 News on ITER, Brookhaven National Laboratory
BROOKHAVEN NATIONAL LABORATORY: Sensenbrenner has agreed to a DOE request to reprogram $2.5 million from other programs to Brookhaven National Laboratory.
As the senior DOE official at the laboratory, he will be responsible for oversight of the lab's operations and its contractor, BSA.
The funds would be transferred primarily to stabilize the Brookhaven Graphite Research Reactor, which was shut down in 1968.
www.aip.org /enews/fyi/1998/fyi98.104.htm   (522 words)

  
 Office for Brookhaven National Laboratory Affairs
The intent of this service is to provide easily accessible transportation for students, faculty and staff working at both Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory and is supported by the VPBLA, the Office of the Vice President for Research and the Graduate School.
The Office of the Vice President for Brookhaven Laboratory Affairs has implemented a minibus route between Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Lab.
All passengers on the van must hold a current BNL Badge, persons without a current badge will not be permitted to ride the van.
www.sunysb.edu /bnl/Van.htm   (152 words)

  
 Brookhaven Lab expert helps date flute thought to be oldest playable musical instrument
Garman Harbottle, a chemist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory and member of the Jiahu research team, helped analyze data from carbon-14 dating done in China on materials taken from the site.
The excavations and carbon-14 dating were carried out by researchers from the Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology of Henan Province, Zhengzhou, China; the Archaeometry Laboratory at the University of Science and Technology of China; and the Paleobotany Laboratory, Academia Sinica, Beijing, China.
Brookhaven Lab expert helps date flute thought to be oldest playable musical instrument
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/1999-10/BNL-BLeh-041099.php   (504 words)

  
 RCSB Protein Data Bank
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), the
www.rcsb.org   (345 words)

  
 A Gallery of BNL Vis Lab Projects
Results have been compared to transmission electron microscope and synchrotron x-ray measurements performed at Brookhaven National Laboratory.
A microtomography facility at the Brookhaven National Synchrotron Light Source (NSLS) combines rapid image reconstruction using high speed parallel computing resources, with theoretical modeling and high-bandwidth networking.
Laboratory studies on rats expedite finding treatments for humans, but the small bone size necessitates high resolution X-ray imaging.
www.ccd.bnl.gov /visualization/examples.html   (867 words)

  
 PAAA
The Laboratory Director annually appoints members to the Working Group.
This document identifies the roles and responsibilities of the Laboratory PAAA Coordinator and the Laboratory PAAA Working Group.
As an indemnified contractor, BNL is responsible for timely self-identification and reporting of PAAA noncompliances, and for prompt and comprehensive corrective actions.
www.io.bnl.gov /paaa.htm   (575 words)

  
 Office of Educational Programs
Our mission is to design, develop, implement, and facilitate workforce development and education initiatives that support the scientific mission at Brookhaven National Laboratory and the Department of Energy.
If you are a member of a school, college, university, business, or museum and are interested in developing a new educational program, please contact us.
Make sure to visit the BNL Science Learning Center web site while you are here.
www.scied.bnl.gov   (119 words)

  
 The Muon g-2 Experiment Home Page
The Muon (g-2) Experiment at Brookhaven National Laboratory is stringently testing the Standard Model by measuring the Anomalous Magnetic Moment of the Muon to unprecedented precision.
The experiment is run by an international collaboration of more than 60 physicists from 11 institutes in the United States, Germany, The Netherlands, Russia and Japan.
Read the BNL Press Release of Thursday, January 8, 2004 here.
www.g-2.bnl.gov /index.shtml   (113 words)

  
 BNL HET & NT PAGE
High Energy, Lattice Gauge, and Nuclear Theory Groups at Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Computing, and remote access: on quark, and through BNL.
Visitor info and visitor notification forms (internal use and requires a password).
quark.phy.bnl.gov   (55 words)

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